Durango, Colorado — Green Home For Sale

Neat green ecohouse nestled in the trees in beautiful Tween Lakes. With 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 2041 sf, plus bonus room / potential fouth bedroom / family room above garage, not included in the square footage. Awesome finishes for this price range, high ceilings, infloor heat, stamped concrete floor


  • Green Home

Asking Price (USD) $448,500.00
Annual Property Tax $1,112.00
Annual Utility Cost $100.00
Home Area 2041 sqft
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms
Total Lot Size 3.80 acres
Year Built 2004

Property Description

Neat "green" house nestled in the trees in beautiful Tween Lakes. With 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 2041 sf, plus bonus room / potential fouth bedroom / family room above garage, not included in the square footage. Awesome finishes for this price range, high ceilings, infloor heat, stamped concrete floors, bamboo floorsin master. Oversized heated garage and carport and covered porches in back. Woodstove heats entire house. Open great room with island and built-in deskin kitchen. Great landscaping, lawn, gardens, fruit trees, apple, pear, plumb, wild flowers and more. This super private lot borders national forest, features aseasonal artisian well/spring (means water close to the ground), an aspen grove, huge pine trees, scrub oak and views! RV parking with hookups. Build with Eco-Block (see eco-block.com) for energy efficiency, Eco-Block buildings (concrete) save 25-50% in monthly utility costs.Lots of green features. Big South-facing wall of windows for passive solar. Fewer and smaller windows in rest of house. Home oriented South with overhangsto keep out the sun in the Summer but let in the solar heat in the winter. Plumbing: On demand hot water heater, Radiant heat, energy efficient Bruderusboiler for closed loop system, sep. thermostats for sep zones, whole house filtration system, magnetic water softener. Electric: Cat-5 run throughout, RJ-6 runthroughout, Cable for dish run to southeast corner of house, 30 Amp service for welder in garage. Propane: 500 g tank, gas runs to Kitchen, laundry room,utility closet, back porch for grill and living room. Insulation: Stem walls poured in Expanded Polystyrene forms for an insulation value of R22. 2 inchblueboard foam under slab foundation, exterior walls are 2x6 with blanket insulation, ceiling spaces have blown in insulation, insulation for soundproofing inbedroom walls. Window and Patio doors: double paned, airfilled, low E, high altitude, wood, aluminum clad Hurd, interior wood treated with Danish oil.Boundaries: Small part of top section of driveway is within the easement of the road, Southern boundary is National Forest, all set backs observed. Drivewayand Drainage: 3 inch road base with 3/4 ABC gravel top coat, culvert installed under driveway, french drain around house. Other: Fire mitigation done tomake defensible space around house, RV hookups (water, gas, power, septic is across driveway in aspen grove).


What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Built with Eco Block, energy efficient, on demand hot water, solar gain Southfacing windows.


Neighborhood Description

Forested, super private location, rural, great views, beautiful piece of land.


Market Area

Durango, Colorado


School District

Riverview Elementary


Community


Home Type or Land

Single Family - Single Level


Location of Home or Land

Urban


Elevation of Home

Sea Level


Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Hydronic Floor Heat (radiant)
Cooling System Other
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Home Energy Ratings

Home Energy Rating System (HERS) -
Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) Rating: -
Type: -

Energy & Water

Energy System Other
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Other
Exterior Finish Wood
Interior Finish Other
Interior Paint No VOC
Floor Material Concrete
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Wood Dual Glazed
Insulation Material Other

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Attached
Number of Cars 3
Garage Area 0 sqft